Programme Index

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Fimbles

Chalk and Board

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series for young children in which colourful characters explore the magical valley around them. Fimbo finds a piece of chalk. Now all he needs is a board. Show more

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

When midnight strikes in the children's library, it is time for the Story Makers to make new stories. Milton makes some very strange noises. Show more

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Balamory

Series 1

Episode 32: The Line Dance

on BBC Two England

Preschool children's series based around a small Scottish island community. Miss Hoolie asks Josie to teach the children how to line dance. But who can teach Josie? Show more

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Nina and the Neurons

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

CBeebies: Nina and the Neurons

BBC Two England

Nina and the Neurons

Series 1

Episode 2: Do We All Smell Different?

on BBC Two Wales

Science show for preschool children. Roddy wants to know if we all smell different, and Nina and her Neurons help with a smell treasure hunt. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 1

Episode 2: I've Won, No I've Won, No I've Won

on BBC Two England

Animation series about a pair of siblings. Lola simply has to win all of the time. Will she think differently when she's beaten in a race? Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 12: Jumping for Everybody

on BBC Two England

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Series for young children set in a magical forest. The Pontipines count to six. Upsy Daisy shows Igglepiggle how to jump up and down, and everyone joins in. Show more

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series for children. Sam and Mark hit the road as they try and get UK children to 'Do Something Different'. Show more

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Mona the Vampire

Series 1

Time Shift

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

The cartoon adventures of a ten-year-old girl who solves ghoulish mysteries. A history extravaganza, History on Ice, comes to town, and Mona thinks it's too realistic. Show more

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Bring it On

Series 1

Episode 2: Fashion

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Entertainment series in which Richard McCourt and Dominic Wood are given just five days to master a new skill. The boys transform themselves into glamorous supermodels. Show more

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Time Warp Trio

Series 1

See You Later, Gladiator

Duration: 21 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation series about a boy whose magical book acts as a time travelling device. Joe, Sam and Fred are transported back to ancient Rome. Show more

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Whizz Whizz Bang Bang

Series 1

Episode 2: Rocket Bed

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's show that takes viewers' crazy invention ideas and makes them happen. In this episode an attempt is made to strap a rocket to a desk. Show more

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BB3B

Series 1

Mud Monsters From the Deep

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation about Lucy and Louis who think baby brother BB3B is an alien. The twins think monsters are hiding in the lagoon near a health farm. Show more

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Even Stevens

Series 1

Movie Madness

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

US sitcom about the sibling rivalry between perfect student Ren and class clown Louis in the Stevens family. Louis recruits friends to participate in his first film. Show more

Contributors

Louis Stevens:
Shia LaBeouf
Mrs Stevens:
Donna Pescow
Steve Stevens:
Tom Virtue
Donnie Stevens:
Nick Spano

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Dangermouse

Series 1

The Tower of Terror

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic cartoon adventure series. DM and Penfold visit the home of the Oddbods Society and encounter all sorts of bizarre and inconvenient phenomena. Show more

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Top Cat

Series 1

Episode 21: Space Monkey

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ever-popular 60s cartoon about the streetwise feline and his gang of alley cats. TC joins the space programme. Show more

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The Munsters

Series 2

Herman Munster, Shutterbug

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

60s sitcom. Herman's new hobby of photography leads him into trouble when the police reveal that he has the only evidence against some armed bank robbers. Show more

Contributors

Herman Munster:
Fred Gwynne
Grandpa:
Al Lewis
Lily Munster:
Yvonne De Carlo
Marilyn:
Pat Priest

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Ellery Queen

The Adventure of the Eccentric Engineer

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

A once-brilliant, now seemingly senile inventor is murdered in his electric train workshop, apparently by someone close to him. Show more

Contributors

Ellery Queen:
Jim Hutton
Richard Queen:
David Wayne
Director:
David Greene

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Duration: 1 hour, 33 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama in which a union boss fights racial discrimination in his job but has to face up to his own deeper prejudices when his daughter falls in love with a Jamaican teacher.

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Flying Gardener

Series 4

Episode 6: Norfolk Broads

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chris Beardshaw visits gardens by helicopter. He takes a trip to Britain's largest protected wetland to see some rare plants, and a look at ponds filled with exotics. Show more

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Escape to the Country

Series 3

North London to the Chilterns

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

A series which helps prospective buyers find their dream home in the country. Catherine Gee house hunts in the Chilterns for a London family. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 4

Episode 26: St Austell

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin goes back to Cornwall, where he grew up, to value collectibles brought along by the people of St Austell. Paul also meets local artist Graham Ovenden.

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Series Producer:
Peter Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 15

14/08/2007

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Talented chefs battle it out against the clock, creating delicious dishes in 20 minutes. Presented by Ainsley Harriott with chefs Brian Turner and Tony Tobin.

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Weakest Link

14/08/2007

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nine contestants must play as a team to build up the prize fund and then act ruthlessly to remain in the game as, round by round, the weakest link is removed.

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne Robinson

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Eggheads

Series 7

Episode 61

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the formidable Eggheads, a team including Millionaire winner Judith Keppel. Show more

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Kitchen Criminals

Episode 2: Birmingham Audition

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

John Burton Race and Angela Hartnett are battling to find the country’s worst cooks. Their mission is to turn these Kitchen Criminals into Kitchen Heroes. Show more

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A Pilgrim's Progress

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Canals of Wales with Iolo Williams

BBC Two Wales

The Cosmos: A Beginner's Guide

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Building Britain

BBC Two England

Building Britain

Leeds and Bradford

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Linda Barker investigates the multibillion-pound high rise makeover transforming the skylines of Leeds and Bradford. Show more

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National Treasures

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

The Cosmos: a Beginner's Guide

BBC Two England

The Cosmos: A Beginner's Guide

Episode 2: Building the Universe

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

How do you build a universe? Adam Hart-Davis is with the team hoping to blast their way back to the Big Bang in the world's largest experiment. Show more

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Great British Journeys

Episode 1: Thomas Pennant: A Tour in Scotland and Voyage to the Hebrides (1772)

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Nicholas Crane pieces together the route which Thomas Pennant took for his masterwork, A Tour in Scotland. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary about the effects of Britain's withdrawal from India in 1947. 15 million were displaced and more than a million lose their lives as the nation was divided. Show more

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Arena

Encountering Bergman: Arena

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Swedish TV producer Marie Nyrerod, broadcaster Melvyn Bragg and French film director Olivier Assayas talk about their meetings with Swedish film director Ingmar Bergman. Show more

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Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adaptation of David Storey's novel about an ex-miner who rises up through a rugby team in 1960s northern England and hides a secret love for his landlady. Starring Richard Harris. Show more

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Arrested Development

Series 1

Episode 6: Visiting Ours

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy series about a rich dysfunctional family. Lucille's status at the Golf Club is downgraded. Michael sets up an intimate conjugal visit for his parents. Show more

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How I Met Your Mother

Series 1

Episode 6: The Slutty Pumpkin

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

US sitcom. At Halloween, Marshall and Lily attend a costume party and Robin takes her new boyfriend. Show more

Contributors

Ted Mosby:
Josh Radnor
Marshall Eriksen:
Jason Segel
Robin Scherbatsky:
Cobie Smulders
Barney Stinson:
Neil Patrick Harris
Lily Aldrin:
Alyson Hannigan
Director:
Pamela Fryman

BBC Two England

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